verb (used with object), sit·ed, sit·ing.
- site catchment analysis,
- site map,
Origin of site
Examples from the Web for sites
Several Muslim sites in France, including mosques have been attacked or vandalized since the Charlie Hebdo massacre.
And yet we keep devouring the ever-increasing array of Jewish dating apps and sites and Facebook groups--why?
Desmogblog even found that the sites use the same WordPress widgets.How Canadian Oilmen Pinkwash the Keystone Pipeline|Jay Michaelson|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
How do you find the materials, and how do you manage to get them across New York to the sites?#Setinthestreet: Your Street Corner Is Their Art Project|James Joiner|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There are six UNESCO biosphere reserves and nine UNESCO World Heritage sites.
Many monuments have been unearthed in the sites of ancient cities which throw light upon great antiquity.
But on the sites of the old camping grounds the plough share still turns up relics that carry us back to the “stone age.”Glimpses of the Past|W. O. Raymond
The trees were only in clumps, and marked the tops of ridges, the sites of villages or the places of sepulture.Stanley in Africa|James P. Boyd
Both kinds of squirrels often use these hickories as sites for their stick nests.
Some of the sites where these reservoirs might be located are so situated that a great and powerful fall of water may be attained.
- the piece of land where something was, is, or is intended to be locateda building site; archaeological site
- (as modifier)site office
Word Origin for site
"place or position occupied by something," especially with reference to environment, late 14c., from Anglo-French site, Old French site "place, site; position," and directly from Latin situs "a place, position, situation, location, station; idleness, sloth, inactivity; forgetfulness; the effects of neglect," from past participle of sinere "let, leave alone, permit," from PIE *si-tu-, from root *tkei- "to settle, dwell, be home" (see home (n.)).
"to give a location to, place," 1590s, from site (n.). Related: Sited; siting.